Politically engaged students: Zach Goodrich

Junior Zach Goodrich was reluctant to be a part of a campaign this election cycle, as there weren’t any presidential candidates he was particularly passionate about. “I just didn’t see myself gaining anything from the experience if I was just out there door knocking, making phone calls, just not really the best use of my time when I had already done that in another election … Continue reading Politically engaged students: Zach Goodrich

Politically engaged students: Olivia Anderson

Step into the unapologetically Midwestern souvenir store RAYGUN and you will get a taste of what the rest of the United States “thinks” of the Midwest. While they usually utilize an exaggerated case of geographical illiteracy, they paint a perceptive take on the lack of acknowledgement given to the Midwest by coastal states. But every four years, Iowa becomes the center of national political attention. … Continue reading Politically engaged students: Olivia Anderson

DSM: Hell Yes

Over the past 15 years, Des Moines has developed into an exciting, energetic and stylish city. What used to be a dull place has transformed into an intriguing city filled with artwork, more job opportunities and overall growth in community pride. Fortunately for Simpson students, Des Moines is close to Indianola, meaning students have the opportunity to seek internships and jobs in a near-by city … Continue reading DSM: Hell Yes

Stylish Simpson: Pierce Carey

College students are known for rocking sweatpants, sweatshirts and messy buns to their classes. This Simpson student didn’t get the memo. “I like shopping at Express. It’s my favorite store. People tend to tell me I look professional or presidential. Which I don’t mind because I do aspire to be president one day,” Carey said. Photo Credit: Alex Kirkpatrick Continue reading Stylish Simpson: Pierce Carey

Stylish Simpson: Monica Witzman and Garrett Pochop

College students are known for rocking sweatpants, sweatshirts and messy buns to their classes. These Simpson students didn’t get the memo. Monica: “I like girly, traditional pieces because they won’t go out of style. I follow a lot of fashion bloggers for fashion inspiration and my favorite store is H&M.” Garrett: “I enjoy wearing jeans and a long sleeve or button-up shirt. It’s comfortable and … Continue reading Stylish Simpson: Monica Witzman and Garrett Pochop

Stylish Simpson: Madeline Muhlenbruck and Caleb Thompson

College students are known for rocking sweatpants, sweatshirts and messy buns to their classes. These Simpson students didn’t get the memo. Madeline: “I mix contrasting textures to spice up my obsession for dark, neutral colors and simple jewelry. Lately, I have been channeling an edgier look by adding leather, rips and gold stacked rings; a black leather jacket is a must-have in any closet.” Caleb: … Continue reading Stylish Simpson: Madeline Muhlenbruck and Caleb Thompson

Stylish Simpson: Lucy DeBisschop

College students are known for rocking sweatpants, sweatshirts and messy buns to their classes. This Simpson student didn’t get the memo. “I have a very laid back style, nothing too bright or active. Im most happy when I am in something comfortable, I’ve never really liked the idea of crazy tight clothing and uncomfortable heels. Definitely more of a jeans and tshirt kinda girl. I … Continue reading Stylish Simpson: Lucy DeBisschop